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Marker Details

Title, side A
John D. Rockefeller, 1839-1937
Title, side B
The Standard Oil Company
Address
1570 Merwin Avenue
City
Cleveland
Location
Heritage Park 1, 1570 Merwin Ave.
Latitude
41.4960510
Longitude
-81.7009550
Subjects
Houses, Moscow, Presidents

Picture Details

Title
U.S. Grant Birthplace
Caption
The interior of the Ulysses S. Grant Birthplace in Point Pleasant, Ohio. Hiram Ulysses Grant was born in this one-story, timber-frame home on April 27, 1822 to Jesse and Hannah Simpson Grant. The Grants settled in Point Pleasant the previous year, and Jesse took charge of the tannery located near the cottage. Now restored, the building remained in relatively good condition through the 1880s (AL07014).